Twitter Meets Job Hunting - Tweetmyjobs

10:43 AM Posted by Site Editor

, a Charlotte, NC startup, is doing its part to help jumpstart the economy. The company has built a sophisticated job distribution system on top of the widely popular online service, which allows users to send short messages to people’s cell phones as a text message. Companies that are looking to hire can post a job opening for free through, and anyone interested in that type of job will automatically get the job posting sent to them as a text message.

In addition, if the job opening has been created as a result of the U.S. stimulus package, it will be identified as a Stimulus Job and will be featured and headlined on

“There are currently a lot of unemployed people who have a family to feed and bills to pay,” said Gary Zukowski, President of “President Obama has stated that 3.5 million jobs will be saved or created by his stimulus package. is designed to help get these jobs into the hands of people who need them as quickly as possible. By using, job seekers will get instant notification of any new job openings in their desired field and location. In a competitive marketplace, this speed of notification could be the difference between getting a job or not.”

In addition to U.S. job postings, is already expanding internationally in response to demand from employers interested in using the service to post job opportunities outside of the U.S.